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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Good Hope.

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Around Good Hope ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Montgomery. It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the north of Good Hope. Montgomery has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Prattville. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the northwest of Good Hope and has a population of 35,400 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Good Hope and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Andalusia   [Map]   9,063   SW   42 miles [67.6 km]
Clayton   [Map]   2,925   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Daleville   [Map]   5,141   SE   41 miles [66 km]
Elba   [Map]   3,903   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Enterprise   [Map]   27,978   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Greenville   [Map]   7,845   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,314   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Opp   [Map]   6,658   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Ozark   [Map]   14,719   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pike Road   [Map]   8,274   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
Tallassee   [Map]   4,778   N   50 miles [80.5 km]
Troy   [Map]   18,853   E   5 miles [8 km]
Tuskegee   [Map]   8,817   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Union Springs   [Map]   3,919   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Wetumpka   [Map]   7,994   N   50 miles [80.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Banks   [Map]   174   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Brundidge   [Map]   1,989   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Glenwood   [Map]   189   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Goshen   [Map]   257   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Grady   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kent   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lapine   [Map]   ---   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Luverne   [Map]   2,834   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
McClure Town   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mossy Grove Village   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Needmore   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Orion   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Petrey   [Map]   59   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Rutledge   [Map]   459   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Social Town   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]

For more communities neighboring Good Hope, please visit our County-by-County Page for Good Hope.

Pike County ...

Good Hope is located in Pike County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Pike County: Barbour, Bullock, Coffee, Crenshaw, Dale & Montgomery.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Good Hope.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Good Hope. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Good Hope. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Airports Near Good Hope ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Good Hope.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   WNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   ---   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml.(ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   PRN   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   E   34 miles [54.7 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Good Hope.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Good Hope. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Northwest Florida Rgnl. (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]   VPS   SSW   96 miles [154.5 km]
Pensacola Rgnl. (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]   PNS   SW   114 miles [183.5 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   NNW   127 miles [204.4 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   NE   157 miles [252.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Montgomery Rgnl. (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   MGM   NNW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Dothan Rgnl. (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]   DHN   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Columbus Metro Airport (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   CSG   NE   81 miles [130.4 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Troy Muni.(ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]   TOI   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Brundidge Muni.   [Map]   60A   ESE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Carl Folsom Airport   [Map]   14J   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Franklin Fld.   [Map]   07A   NNE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Fort Deposit Airport   [Map]   67A   WNW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Greenville Muni.   [Map]   ---   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
MacCrenshaw Meml.(ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]   PRN   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Clayton Muni.   [Map]   11A   E   34 miles [54.7 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
        Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
        Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Southwest Georgia Rgnl.   (ABY/KABY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Panama City - Bay County Intl.   (PFN/KPFN)   [Map]
        Website for Panama City - Bay County International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Troy Muni.   (ICAO: KTOI)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
MacCrenshaw Meml.   (ICAO: KPRN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
South Alabama Rgnl.   (ICAO: K79J)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Jacksonville Intl.   (JAX/KJAX)   [Map]
        Website for Jacksonville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Savannah / Hilton Head Intl.   (SAV/KSAV)   [Map]
        Website for Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
        Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Dothan Rgnl.   (DHN/KDHN)   [Map]
        Website for Dothan Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
        Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Good Hope.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Good Hope. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Good Hope) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Good Hope. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8171, Longitude: -86.0647     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Good Hope have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Good Hope), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Good Hope.



 
 
 

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